Elder Care Connection Series: Caregiver Communication Strategies for Alzheimer's and Dementia
Friday, November 2, 2018 at 12:00pm
Lawrence Hall, 115
1190 Franklin Boulevard, Eugene, OR
Join a representative from the Alzheimer’s Association to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s. Learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease. A short explanation of important legal and financial issues that need to be addressed when a loved-one is diagnosed with Alzheimer's or another dementia will be included in the presentation. Information on the education programs, support groups and other services and resources provided by the Alzheimer’s Association will also be provided. . This presentation is for anyone interested in learning communication strategies for family or friends with Alzheimer’s or dementia.